Large Inflow of Money Detected in Murphy USA

Murphy USA (MUSA) : Mondays money flow data in Murphy USA (MUSA) suggests that the bulls made the most of the weakness in the stock. The inflow of money into the stock on upticks was $2.08 million, whereas, $1.57 million worth of transactions were done on downticks. The ratio between the two, uptick and downtick stood at 1.32, in favor of the bulls. The total money flow into the stock was $0.51 million clearly indicating that the smart money has been buying into the stock on weakness.

In comparison, the money flow in block deals was $0 million. The total value of block trades done on upticks was $0 million. Murphy USA (MUSA) fell $0.03 and traded at $75.46, down -0.04% for the day, over previous days close. On a weekly basis, the shares are -4.83% over the previous weeks close.


Murphy USA Inc. has lost 3.75% in the last five trading days and dropped 0.86% in the last 4 weeks. Murphy USA Inc. is up 15.51% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 23.44%.

Murphy USA (NYSE:MUSA): The stock opened at $75.91 on Monday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $75.93 for the day. The stock traded down to $74.39 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $74.98 with a loss of -0.68% for the day. The stock had closed at $75.49 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 406,366 shares.

In a related news,The officer (SVP) of Murphy Usa Inc., Moore John A sold 5,290 shares at $78.05 on August 8, 2016. The Insider selling transaction had a total value worth of $412,885. The Insider information was disclosed with the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.

Murphy USA Inc. (Murphy USA) is a retail marketing company. The Companys business consists of the marketing of retail motor fuel products and convenience merchandise through a chain of retail stations operated by it, which are in close proximity to Walmart stores. Its retail stations are located in approximately 23 states, in the Southwest, Southeast and Midwest United States. Of these stations, 1,056 are branded Murphy USA and 207 are standalone Murphy Express locations. Its retail stations under the brand name Murphy USA participate in the Walmart discount program. Its Murphy Express branded stations are not connected to the Walmart discount program but are otherwise similar to the Murphy USA sites, including the types of fuel and merchandise offerings available to its customers. Its business also includes certain product supply and wholesale assets, including product distribution terminals and pipeline positions.

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